What Your Doctor May Not Tell You about Breast Cancer : How Hormone Balance Can Help Save Your Life

What Your Doctor May Not Tell You about Breast Cancer : How Hormone Balance Can Help Save Your Life

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  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 410 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
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  • DDC分類 616.99449

Table of Contents

Introduction                                       xiii
PART I THE HISTORY, POLITICS, AND NATURE OF 1 (86)
BREAST CANCER
The History and Politics of the Breast Cancer
Industry
Why We Can't Seem to Prevent or Cure Breast 3 (21)
Cancer
Risk Factors for Breast Cancer
Why It All Points to Estrogen 24 (16)
The Nature of Cancer
Normal Cells That Refuse to Grow Up 40 (17)
Other Factors that Affect Susceptibility to
Breast Cancer
Insulin Resistance, Birth Control Pills, 57 (19)
Early Puberty, DHEA, Prolactin, Melatonin,
Thyroid
The Nature of Breast Cancer
Nurturing Gone Awry 76 (11)
PART II THE SEX HORMONES AND HOW THEY AFFECT 87 (106)
BREAST CANCER
The Nature of Estrogens
Angels of Life, Angels of Death 89 (17)
How Estrogen Talks to Your Cells
The Right Communication Is Everything 106 (19)
Estriol: A Safer Replacement Estrogen
Mother Nature's Designer Estrogen 125 (16)
The Nature of Progesterone
The Great Protector 141 (17)
The Nature of the Androgens
The Part ``Male'' Hormones Play in a 158 (10)
Woman's Hormonal Orchestra
The Problem of Ert and Hrt
How Hormone Replacement Therapy Can Cause 168 (13)
Cancer
Tamoxifen and Raloxifene
Why Synthetic Drugs Create New Problems 181 (12)
PART III PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR PREVENTING AND 193 (122)
HEALING BREAST CANCER
How and When to Use Natural Progesterone
The Guardian Angel of Breast Cancer 195 (20)
How and When to Use Other Hormones
Estrogen, DHEA, Pregnenolone, the 215 (11)
Corticosteroids, Testosterone, and
Androstenedione
Testing and Symptoms
How to Determine Your Hormone Balance 226 (15)
The Light and Dark Sides of Soy
How to Eat Soy So That It Helps 241 (21)
How Nutrition Affects Your Breast Cancer Risk
Making Good Choices Can Make the Difference 262 (29)
Protecting the Present and the Future
Creating an Environment Where Cancer Can't 291 (24)
Get Started
Resources 315 (10)
Recommended Reading 325 (4)
References 329 (64)
Appendix 393 (5)
Index 398 (10)
About the Authors 408